About the Center for Global Health Education learning through meaningful partnerships

UTMB offers pre-clinical and clinical elective opportunities at Maua Methodist Hospital, in Maua, Kenya and research opportunities at KEMRI in Nairobi.

Maua Methodist Hospital - Maua
Maua is located in eastern Kenya, roughly 200 km from Nairobi. Students have the opportunity to spend time in various clinical areas of the hospital as well as participate in community-based projects.

KEMRI - Nairobi
Kenya Medical Research Institute
UTMB continues to grow its research partnership with the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) Based in Nairobi Kenya. UTMB has had four research Pilot Projects with KEMRI faculty. Some of the KEMRI researchers do some clinical work at the Mbagathi District Hospital and may have some opportunities for students to work on ongoing research projects. Affordable housing is available near KEMRI and Mbagathi District Hospital through the UTMB operations partner in Kenya.

For more information on our field sites in Kenya and logistical information, please visit our Wiki page.


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October 12, 2013

Global Health Education Symposium: The Role of Students in Global Health

Visit the conference website to register and submit abstracts.